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Lebanon sets May date for first parliamentary vote in nearly a decade

Sat, Dec. 16, 2017

Lebanon has set a date of May 6 next year to hold its first legislative election in nearly a decade.

Merkel welcomes SPD's decision to start talks on forming gov't

Sat, Dec. 16, 2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday welcomed a decision by the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) to begin exploratory talks with her conservatives.

Merkel welcomes SPD's decision to start talks on forming gov't

Sat, Dec. 16, 2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday welcomed a decision by the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) to begin exploratory talks with her conservatives.

Man with knife shot at Amsterdam airport; suspect is known offender

Sat, Dec. 16, 2017

A Dutchman wielding a knife was shot by military police on Friday at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport and taken into custody, an official said.

Turkey wants former police investigator repatriated from U.S.

Sat, Dec. 16, 2017

Turkey's justice minister has told his U.S. counterpart that a former Turkish police investigator who testified at the trial of a Turkish banker is wanted by Ankara.

Trump administration issues new rules on U.S. visa waivers

Sat, Dec. 16, 2017

The Trump administration put new requirements in place on Friday for the 38 countries participating in the U.S. Visa Waiver Program.

Berlin's new airport to finally open in October 2020

Sat, Dec. 16, 2017

Berlin's much-delayed new airport will open in October 2020, the airport's CEO said, almost a decade after a 2012 opening was called off with weeks to spare.

After U.S. decision, France says will continue to defend net neutrality

Sat, Dec. 16, 2017

France will continue to defend "net neutrality" irrespective of what other countries may do, Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Friday.